- Jamal Nazrul Islam
Jamal Nazrul Islam ( _bn. জামাল নজরুল ইসলাম) is a famous
physicistand mathematicianof Bangladesh. Currently he is a professorof Chittagong University. He is the director of Research Centre for Mathematics and Physical Sciences (RCMPS) at Chittagong University.
Jamal Nazrul Islam was born
February 24, 1939in Jhenaidah. He was a student of Chittagong Collegiate School and got double promotion for his outstanding performance. He received his BSc Hons. degree from Calcutta University. He is Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge.
Life and career
Jamal Nazrul Islam obtained his PhD from the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics of University of Cambridge in 1964. He obtained his DSc from University of Cambridge in 1982. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow of the Department of Physics and Astronomy of the University of Maryland from 1963-1965. He was a Staff Member of the Institute of Theoretical Astronomy of University of Cambridge from 1967-1971. He was a Visiting Associate in Physics at California Institute of Technology from 1971-1972. He was a Senior Research Associate of the Department of Astronomy at University of Washington from 1972-1973. He was also a Lecturer in Applied Mathematics at King’s College London from 1973-1974. He was a Science Research Council Fellow at University College, Cardiff, UK from 1975-1978. He was a Lecturer and Reader of the Department of Mathematics at The City University, London from 1978-1984. Now he is a Professor at University of Chittagong, Bangladesh.
*A post-doctoral fellow of the University of Maryland from 1963-1965.
Cambridge Institute of Theoretical Astronomyfrom 1967-1971.
*Visiting associate at the
California Institute of Technologyfrom 1971-1972.
*Senior research associate at the
University of Washingtonfrom 1972-1973.
*Lecturer at Kings College in
*Fellow of science research council at
Cardiff, University College from 1975-1978.
*Lecturer and reader at
City University, Londonfrom 1978-1984.
Chittagong Universityin Bangladesh.
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*"Sky and Telescope".
*"The Far Future of the Universe".
*Received Bangladesh Academy of Science Award in 1985.
*Received National Science and Technology Medal in 1994.
Ekushey Padakin 2001.
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